About Hotel Yak & Yeti

Nepal’s Finest Hotel

Hotel Yak and Yeti is located in Durbar Marg, the heart of the Kathmandu Valley, in a walking distance from Narayanhiti Palace Museum. Durbar Marg, also referred as King’s Way, is one of the rendezvous point for people and also a prime location for high end outlets, hotels and restaurants. Our 5 star luxury property is 6 KM away from Tribhuvan International Airport, about 1 KM from the famous tourist attraction area - Thamel.

Heritage and Legacy

In the year 1885 A.D., Bir Shumsher Jung Bahadur Rana, one of the most distinguished and powerful Rana Maharaja built the most elegant theatre in Kathmandu known as the Lal Durbar Palace. The Palace is over a 100 years old and the original heritage interiors have been carefully maintained till date. On the 27 th September 1977, the Yak and Yeti opened as a 120 room, 5 star hotel – the first of its kind in Nepal. A new wing of an additional 150 rooms was built in harmony with the architectural features of the old palace, Lal Durbar, bringing the room total to 270.

Our Banquets

Our Lal Durbar Palace - now houses the Lal Durbar Convention Centre which is currently the largest MICE facility in Kathmandu. These include:

  • Regal Ballroom: Regal Ballroom is one of the most capacious hall, which can hold up to 1000 people. The exquisite interiors of this ballroom is unmatched and a perfect place for hosting grand celebrations.
  • Durbar Hall: Our Durbar Hall is the perfect mixture of grandeur and splendor and has a standing reception of more than 200.
  • Regency Hall: Regency Hall is one of the historic hall showcasing the wonderful Rana design – the chandeliers, murals, antique mirrors and has a capacity to hold 150 people.
  • Crystal Hall: Crystal Hall is a unique venue decorated in a colorful exhibit of neo- classical architecture adjacent to our lush gardens and outdoor pool. It has a standing reception of more than 150 people.
  • Dynasty Hall: An opulent function hall, with a standing reception of 50 people - perfect for conferences and small events.
  • Senate and Viceroy: Senate and Viceroy Rooms can be utilized together or separately for focused meetings and events.
  • Chairman:Mr. Radhe Shyam Saraf
  • General Manager:Ms. Monica Scheiblauer


Sales and Marketing Contact
Mr. Sagar Chandra Bantawa Rai
Phone: +977 1 4248999
Email: dsm@yakandyeti.com.np

  • 246
    Hotel Rooms
  • 4
    Restaurant Inside


  • Airport Shuttle
  • Breakfast
  • Fitness Center
  • BAR
  • Casino & Gambling
  • Swimming Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Wheel Chair Access
  • Hot Tub